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Dreamland Glitter Swirl Alumilite Pen Blank
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Dreamland Glitter Swirl Alumilite Pen Blank
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Price is per blank. The blanks shown are representative of the blank you will receive, but are not necessarily the exact blank you will receive.

Blanks measure 3/4"+ x 5"+.

These blanks mix fantastic colors of mica powders with just the perfect amount of glitter. We have always felt other blanks needed more glitter, so Bear Tooth Woods decided to start making our own and we have named this line of blanks "Glitter Swirl." Tori is the master of color and she is bringing you imaginative mixes of colors and glitter in these blanks for your projects.

This blank came about because of everyone's love of what we call the "unicorn" colors: Blues, Purples, Reds/Pink and all the shades of those colors. We have had several blanks combining those colors in different shades that have been crazy popular. Tori took those colors in both mica powders (6 to be exact) and Mother of Pearl glitter to bring you this dreamy blank. The name didn't come about because of how dreamy the blank came out, but because Dreamland is where the unicorns and these fantasy colors live. We hope you dream in color as well!

The glitter has been cast in a clear alumilite base. The blanks may look solid in the photos; but they are very clear and when turned to the thinner dimensions of a finished pen, you will definitely notice. Because of this, we recommend painting the interior of the blank after drilling. You can paint the inside of the blank any color you want. The color you choose will really impact the final appearance though.

With the amount of colors in this blank (yes, there are 6 different colors with 2 different blues), you may notice it is hard to find a pattern match for 2-tubed kits. The top and the bottom of the blank may look drastically different depending on the pour.

Our Glitter Alumilite blanks have that butter-smooth turn that you've come to expect from Alumilite, however the glitter does tend to make a mess. Expect to find glitter for a while after you turn. When finishing the Glitter blank, we've found that using a CA finish has given us the smoothest finish. If you donít use a CA Finish (we use a few coats of Super Thin), you can feel the slightest texture of the glitter on the surface of your turned blank.

Small voids in any Glitter blanks are to be expected. We put a lot of glitter in these blanks and some air bubbles and small tear-outs will occur when turning. We recommend using medium viscosity CA glue to fill these voids while the lathe is turned off. Be absolutely sure the CA glue has FULLY cured before you turn the lathe back on.

These Glitter Swirl Alumilite blanks are made in-house here at Bear Tooth Woods. We are starting small and only have the molds to make 3/4" x 5" pen blanks. Comments, compliments for Tori, tips, suggestions, complaints, etc. are all appreciated.

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Close-up of this dreamy blank
Close-up of this dreamy blank
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Picture showing the beautiful pattern
Picture showing the beautiful pattern
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Example Dreamland blank finished on a Blue Titanium Cigar (sold separately).  Blank was painted a pale pink inside after drilling.  The pen blank was finished with a few coats of Ultra Thin CA and sanded through 12000.
Example Dreamland blank finished on a Blue Titanium Cigar (sold separately). Blank was painted a pale pink inside after drilling. The pen blank was finished with a few coats of Ultra Thin CA and sanded through 12000.
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This blank will have some transparency in the lighter colors so the paint color you use on tubed kits will affect the final look of the finished product.
This blank will have some transparency in the lighter colors so the paint color you use on tubed kits will affect the final look of the finished product.
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